The movie Take...
Starring Jim Carrey as Steve Russell and Ewan Mcgregor as Phillip Morris, I Love You Phillip Morris was released in 2009.
Following the love story of the duo, it starts with Steve’s time before jail.
He’s married to a woman called Debbie and even a member of the local police force.
But working as an officer, he has a serious car accident. After this near-death experience, he re-evaluates his life and becomes open about his homosexuality.
His new life involves an extravagant lifestyle, but he starts to dabble in crime, mainly cons and fraud. Ending up in jail, he meets Phillip Morris.
Falling head over heels in love, he makes it his life mission for the couple to be together on the outside.
For Steve Russell, this means committing fraud and crimes to his heart’s content.
The film was a big hit, earning Steve and Phillip’s approval, and millions of dollars for the production crew.